DermNet provides Google Translate, a free machine translation service. Note that this may not provide an exact translation in all languages


Connective tissue diseases

Created 2003.



Connective tissue diseases are caused by problems with collagen (a group of support structures) and can have a vascular component. They are thus also called collagen vascular diseases. Many connective tissue diseases share common signs and symptoms and can be hard to tell apart.

Topics on DermNet about connective tissue diseases

Tests for connective tissue diseases



Related information

Sign up to the newsletter